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Authorities Find Suspected Jewelry Thief

Posted June 1, 2007 7:37 a.m. EDT
Updated June 1, 2007 8:22 a.m. EDT

A suspected jewel thief wanted for larceny in Raleigh is in custody.

Carl Joseph Dinatale, 52, was arrested Wednesday in Barnstable, Mass., and charged with stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewels.

Raleigh investigators said Dinatale was behind a holdup at Jolly's Jewelers at North Hills.

Dinatale is also suspected in several other thefts up and down the East Coast. He has also been featured on the "America's Most Wanted" TV show.